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Meeting, 2 March 2022. attending. Bob wood, Steve (moop) Chair, Gareth, Malcom, James Spence, Ali Maq, Ian D, Andrew W (min) 20:00 Anouncements. 20:02 trustee e-mail and some notitnghack emails not working, depends on technical routing. team direct emails affected, HMS linked stuff using different issues. 20:02 Looking at alternatives, but may take while, and will have to make some changes to team e-mails. 20:03 Hack the Space in planning for April 20:04 Multi meters ordered. (Betty) 20:05 Spay both, work around with socket for extractor. 20:05 Arc welder in action again (Josh) 20:06 3d Printing, Tape ordered, Dave seems active to maintain also 20:06 Tables ordered. 20:06 Comms. 20:07 Electronics. Just Mulimeters. 20:07 Infrastructure. 20:07 Some work on e-mail to resolve issues. 20:07 Laser 20:07 New Belt 20:07 . 20:08 membership Creeping up, thanks for everyone involved. Can we start Open nights 20:09 (with enough Volunteers, ) 20:10 Masks, still request to wear but not mandated in the “rules” (Wiki) 20:10 Resources , 20:10 Betty filles liquids. 20:10 Woodwork. 20:12 Sanders all three machines in the green extractor for dust collect, members please use. 20:12 Some members sanding ceramics complication clogs up vac, have been notified. 20:14 3D printing Inductions, call to inductors to let membership know if you are active. 20:15 issues with the incutee process in HMS, Aware but not critical ATM, need sorting in the code 20:17 Fire Safety report commissioned and received by Trustees, Many issues, Trustees working through the recommendations so set POA to be more complaint 20:19 Dust collection, trailing leads, signage, obstructions, Swarf issues, clutter obstructions in corridors, + others. 20:20 . 20:21 Frustration expressed Metalworking organisation and area. trustees are taking action (josh) not ready to communicate yet 20:22 Question about Slack vs Goggle group member coms 20:23 General coms sort of migrated to Slack, members are frustrated by lack of clarity on where to post what. 20:25 Policy os on front page of the Wiki, bottom under Communities. 20:26 Bob requests moving back to that policy, practices have slipped over C19. issues with old phones and the apps. 20:27 Some discusion on alternatives, 20:28 -Might be something we can think about WRT hackspace e-mail solution 20:30 suggest we consciously go back to using GG, by members for notification of monthy meetings, 20:30 Betty arrives, Craft Room 20:31 None of the industrial overlockers are non serviceable, and requires big expert to set up and use, not getting used. 20:31 We have a domestic one. 20:32 proposal to dispose of the industrial ones, new domestic ones have YouTube tutorials 20:33 neither are easy to use, but have support via social media, 20:34 Can we move to team storage, (no room) 20:34 Tables would be usefull 20:34 Can we scrap the machines. 20:35 (overlockers) 20:35 . 20:35 we have two industrial sewing machines do we need two? 20:36 defiantly need one. 20:40 Betty would recommend servicing the Toyota 20:42 but deposing of the Brother (recently donated) , needs work to bring it into service, 20:44 consensus of those present was to get rid of brother, look for a acquisition in the future 20:45 Embroidery Machine, needs a new one. Most people saying get one but get a decent one 20:45 Second hand need to be sure works with current versions of Windows (edited) 20:46 old one (not working) has saleable parts so keep it now. 20:48 Betty to make proposals on a machine 20:49 Industrial one £4k 20:50 . 20:51 HS3, have some plans in action to move forward 20:52 Finances, no report this month , we are in very good financial health. 20:52 AOB 20:52 None. 20:52 Meeting closed.